Simplifying and improving mobile based data collection

@inproceedings{Gupta2013SimplifyingAI,
  title={Simplifying and improving mobile based data collection},
  author={Abhishek Gupta and Jatin Thapar and Amarjeet Singh and Pushpendra Singh and Vivek Srinivasan and Vibhore Vardhan},
  booktitle={ICTD},
  year={2013}
}
Social programs often require collection of demographic and program related information. Pen-paper surveys have been the most favorable way of collecting such information. However, with proliferation of smartphones, low cost mobile connectivity with good coverage and availability of several data collection applications that can even work around the connectivity concerns, pen-paper surveys are now being replaced by mobile based data collection. In this work, we discuss the enhancement of Open… CONTINUE READING